El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie gets a certified Rotten Tomatoes score

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie - Credit: Ben Rothstein/Netflix
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie - Credit: Ben Rothstein/Netflix /

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is out and is being celebrated by both fans and critics alike with a certified Rotten Tomatoes score of 93%.

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie premiered at midnight yesterday and has been available to stream worldwide ever since. This sequel to what is one of the very best shows of all time has been receiving enormous amounts of praise both by fans and critics alike for perfectly following the already perfect masterpiece of a series finale of the show.

The movie currently has a certified fresh score of 93% on review aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes with 55 reviews already in. The movie also has an audience score of 86% based on 1250+ user ratings as of now. The site’s critic consensus is calling it a “satisfying belated coda to the Breaking Bad story — led by a career-best performance from Aaron Paul.”

As of now, the movie has 51 certified fresh reviews and merely four rotten ones with most of the top critic being in favor of this movie.

The Wrap called the movie a heartfelt tribute to Jesse’s powerful trajectory, while Chicago Sun-Times goes on to praise Gilligan’s masterful direction and writing alongside Paul’s performance. The praise for Gilligan’s directing choices and Paul has been a common theme in every critic’s review with Time magazine’s Judy Berman saying that Paul deserves a spot in Hollywood’s A-list category. The movie also currently has a score of 8.1 with 30,000+ votes on IMDb.

Related Story. Will there be a Breaking Bad movie sequel?. light

El Camino seems to have been a hit with fans and critics alike and is a solid follow-up to Breaking Bad which holds a 96% on Rotten Tomatoes with Season 1 at 83% and Season 2-5 at a perfect 100%.

Breaking Bad is also the highest-rated scripted show on IMDb with a score of 9.5 and a total of 1.2 million-plus user votes.

El Camino follows Walter White’s partner in crime Jesse Pinkman after the events of the wildly beloved series finale “Felina”, wherein the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.

Next. Breaking Bad movie review: A bittersweet character study. dark